Guardiola has previously spoken of his excitement to lock horns with Sarri in the top-flight throughout the course of the upcoming season and ahead of the sides' Community Shield outing this weekend, the Spaniard was full of praise again for his counterpart.
In contrast, Sarri has had to work his way up from lower-league managerial jobs and is yet to win a major competition despite enjoying an impressive spell at home-town club Napoli which saw him land the Chelsea role.
With only five days until the transfer market closes for Premier League clubs, the Chelsea manager hopes to convince Thibaut Courtois and Eden Hazard to do the same. "I think he has real potential to play with us and improve with us".
Chelsea have lost each of their last two games against Manchester City - they haven't lost three in succession against them since September 2010. I think he will stay.
While the Community Shield may be dismissed by some as little more than a glamorised pre-season friendly, Sarri is not adopting that attitude before Sunday's fixture.
"The way he plays, I think will be flawless for English football".
And City have asked for a work permit for the 20-year-old.
Sarri has only been in his new position since July 14 and will still be fine-tuning his approach and looking at players who could make an impact.
The approach known as "Sarri-ball" will grace Stamford Bridge this season as the Blues move away from a mainly defensive outlook.
The Brazil-born Italian had been tipped to become the long-term successor to Fernandinho for the Premier League champions.
"We will see, if at the end we decide to bring in another in it will be because he's a special player for the future not just to add one more players for the number", he told a news conference. It was a very positive conversation so I'm very happy about it.
So it's only natural that a potential Martial for Jerome Boateng swap deal narrative would gain traction in the silly season. A friend of Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic has revealed that the midfielder used to be a Liverpool fan.
Protesters surrounded vehicles belonging to the observer missions as they passed through downtown Harare. Mnangagwa ordered the MDC Alliance leadership to remove its violent supporters from the streets.
Kimberly A Wood/Cascadia Research The hybrid is in the front, with the melon-headed whale that researchers suspect is the mother. Baird continued to explain that the "morphological appearance" of the animal promoted researchers to get a biopsy sample.
During the day, the share price of the iPhone maker jumped by 2.8% to $207.05, passing the $1tn (£762bn) mark in NY trading. A company's market cap is calculated by multiplying the number of shares outstanding by its stock's share price.
Indonesia guarantees the security of all countries' representatives and contingents, including those of North Korea. North Korea is continuing to build new missiles, according to US officials cited by the Washington Post .
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The Mendocino Complex Fire is a combined 80,408 acres as of Tuesday night, and is made up of the Ranch and River fires . It is now the sixth most destructive wildfire in California history and is threatening another 1,600 homes.
Musk said it will cost the same amount as systems Tesla now puts in its cars, but will bring much more processing power. During the same quarter a year-ago, Tesla saw its Q2 revenue hit $2.79 billion while posting a loss of $1.33 per share.
Some gun rights groups point out laws allow people to make their own guns now and say this isn't all that different. They're seeking to block the federal government's settlement with the company that makes the plans available online.
Trump has since said Kim is willing to give up his nukes , but signals from the secretive nation have been mixed. In recent months, USA agencies have raised their estimates of the size of North Korea's nuclear arsenal.
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Israel strike kills seven near fence in Golan
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Judge blocks release of 3D-printed gun plans
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